Outdoor Wedding Reception Lighting is an essential aspect of wedding reception décor. Proper lighting helps to create add color and mood to the reception. If the reception is during the day then there is no concern for lightings. Ample of natural lights are available at outdoor wedding locations. On the contrary wedding receptions at night requires proper lightings that should last till the reception ends.
Once the venue of the outdoor wedding reception is fixed, contact the Wedding lighting designer or enquire about lighting arrangement options to the manager. Also check for the availability for power generators and power chords.
Outdoor wedding reception locations usually include a tent, walk away, or a courtyard. Care should be taken about appropriate lightings so that the guests can enjoy while socializing and dancing at the reception.
Things you will require:
• Street lights
• Battery operated lights
• Extension chords
• String lights popularly known as ‘Christmas lights’
• Paper lanterns
• Colored lights
Various lighting styles can be adopted by using your imagination. You can illuminate right from the entry, on the trees, or at each reception table using paper lanterns, string lights etc. It would prove to be enhancement to your centerpieces and decors utilized. Ensure that safety measures are considered while making lighting arrangements.
Forms of lightings:
Gobo: Projection of pattern with stencils made of steel and a light over it
Light Emitting Diodes (LED): It consumes less electricity. It brings out variation in lightings.
Pin spot: It means projection of a thin beam of light on...